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Omaha Property Tax Cut under Fire by Councilman

August 18, 2014 J,

Omaha mayor, Jean Stothert, is trying to get some money back to the residents of the city and Councilman Ben Gray is looking to stop it. You can read the story from Nebraska Watchdog here. The city shouldn’t be taking more than it needs from citizens to fund the essential services of the government. The government [...]

Upcoming Events: Aug. 17-23

August 16, 2014

Some great events lined up for this week, especially from our sister organization, AFP Foundation-NE. Events* this week include: Monday, 18: Lincoln Phone Bank Thursday, 21: Omaha metro Door Walk Our sister organization, AFP Foundation-NE, is hosting: Tuesday, 19: AFPF-NE Lincoln Grassroots Education Seminar Wednesday, 20: AFPF-NE Omaha Grassroots Education Seminar *Events are subject to [...]

Testimony: Lincoln Biennial Budget

August 12, 2014 J,

On August 11, the Lincoln city council held a public hearing on the proposed biennial budget. AFP-NE director, Matt Litt, testified about the organization’s concern over fee increases. The testimony is below and click here to hear Litt’s interview with Coby Mach on the Coby Mach Show. … My name is Matt Litt and I [...]

Upcoming Events: Aug. 10-16

August 09, 2014

Join us this week as we fight for freedom and have a little Friday fun. Events* this week include: Tuesday, 12: Lincoln Phone Bank Thursday, 14: Omaha metro Phone Bank Friday, 15: Lincoln Social Saturday, 16: Omaha metro Phone Bank Click the links for event details. We hope to see you there! *Events are subject [...]

Testimony: York County Commissioner Zoning Meeting

August 08, 2014 J

Last evening a sub-committee of the York County Commissioners held a meeting to discuss pipeline zoning regulations that were targeted at the Keystone XL pipeline. At this public meeting the sub-committee neglected to allow for public testimony. Here’s the testimony AFP-NE Director Matt Litt planned on delivering to the sub-committee: My name is Matt Litt [...]